The Percept NVR recording platform records locally while leveraging the benefits of cloud-based services to provide end-users with cutting-edge solutions that streamline operations and add value across their entire organization. Key benefits of the NVRs include the virtual elimination of software client installation and upgrades, simplified user permissions management, greatly improved remote connectivity by leveraging a single universal sign-on and better ability to export and share video clips.Read more
DeltrexUSA’s OEM department can design complete door control systems for a client’s specific needs. Doors can be controlled so both doors open or close at the same time or alternate times for traffic flow, and operation can be controlled from inside or out. Systems include an access control unit, positing switch, electric strike, electric lock, a REX sensor and card reader. Most systems include an emergency call plate and a fail safe to lock or unlock doors in a system failure.
WASHINGTON — On June 24, the Department of Education (DOE) announced 67 colleges and universities that will participate in the Second Chance Pell pilot program.Read more
CHARLESTON, S.C. — The South Carolina Department of Corrections (SCDC) and Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) Health recently announced a partnership to provide incarcerated patients access to health care via telehealth services. The services will be available in four South Carolina institutions including Kirkland Reception and Evaluation in Columbia, Evans Correctional Institution in Bennettsville, Turbeville Correctional Institution in Turbeville and Lee Correctional Institution in Bishopville.Read more
SANTA MARIA, Calif. — Now that the Santa Barbara County Board of Supervisors awarded construction contracts in early July for the Northern Branch jail in Santa Maria, final state approval is required before continuing with plans to build the facility. That includes review by the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR), State Public Works Board and Pooled Money Investment Board.Read more
Derby Industries is proud to announce the addition of its SEG-MAX BLACK to its mattress line. The SEG-MAX BLACK is a budget savvy alternative rip-stop mattress option. Like all of the company’s mattresses, it has 100 percent sealed seams. SEG-MAX BLACK is not a vinyl; it is a durable, heavy weight ballistic nylon TPU coated material that carries our warranty against cracking. It features an internally sewn security stitch and is available with or without integrated pillows.
A construction manager (CM) can be a vital part of a successful project team. Their careful coordination and supervision of correctional and justice projects — both large and small — can help ensure a new or improved facility will meet its owners needs for years to come.Read more
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California Governor Jerry Brown signed the state’s 2016-17 budget approved by state lawmakers on June 27.Read more
WASHINGTON COUNTY, Neb. — The Washington County Board of Supervisors on June 28 accepted a formal recommendation to construct a new 60-bed justice center. The new facility would seek to bring the county into compliance with state jail standards, and could cost more than $15 million.Read more